The War On Drugs has disproportionately targeted blacks and Latinos since the late 80’s. To date, we’ve incarcerated more people than any other country in the world. That includes China, Iran, Cuba, and Russia. Countries that the United States has the nerve to deem regressive. Most of the sentences are mandatory, sometimes life sentences for petty crimes like possession. Here, Jay-Z breaks down the concept of the epic failure that is the War on Drugs.